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(This peaceful photo was emailed to me)...sorry words! PLEASE ASK ME ABOUT MY GIVE BACK PROGRAM, WHERE I MAKE A CONTRIBUTION TO AN ANIMAL SHELTER IN YOUR NAME UPON CLOSING!!! ALSO, CONTACT ME FOR INFORMATION ON MY REFERRAL PROGRAM TOO! HSUS MySpace Page | Stop Puppy Mills Website ...
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On Thursday, May 21, Jennifer Petkus, founder of the Thyme and Sage Ranch—a sanctuary once entrusted to care for homeless animals in Richland County, WI—was charged with 11 counts of misdemeanor animal cruelty and five forfeitures after nearly 400 animals were seized from her property. The charg...
Most of you probably saw one of my last posts about the baby robins in our backyard, and how they just left this morning. Now, since they are gone, I thought I would share a couple photos of one of the many squirrels in our yard. They usually focus on the suet and birdseed, but we recently p...
Kara DioGuardi and Tikki for PETA Kara DioGuardi does it all. She's a singer, a songwriter, a record producer, and a judge on one of TV's hottest shows, American Idol. Now the woman behind the lyrics of some of today's most popular songs is using her voice to speak up for animals. The multi-tale...
Ok, so I didn't take this photo...I found it online. I tried to snap my own baby robins outside on our back patio, where the nest is above an outdoor speaker, but the pix never were light enough....so, I posted this one. Pretty close to the real thing, although my babies are much larger. I be...
I tried to enter a photo on one of my posts today and got this Not Found The requested URL /action/nav/image_upload was not found on this server. Apache/2.2.3 (Red Hat) mod_ssl/2.2.3 OpenSSL/0.9.8e-fips-rhel5 Server at assets3.activerain.com Port 80 error: Anyone else get this? PLEASE ASK...
Did you know that the average work week in Germany is only 26 hours? Here in the US, the average work week is 34.6 hours (I would have thought it'd be higher). And, South Koreans work an average of 43.6 hours each week! A few other odds and ends: --28 percent of US workers are on the job ...
With the return of the warm weather, many of us will be enjoying the outdoors often. Before applying costly creams or sprays to soothe your bites, rashes and burns, try some of these cheaper and greener first aid tips from authors Graham and Rosemary Haley:1. To soothe your first stubborn sunb...
JCPenney has come a long way in a short time! In 2006, the department store was one of several retailers at the middle of an HSUS investigation that uncovered deception in the labeling and advertising of fur-trimmed clothing. Now, JCPenney is fur-free! With more than 1,000 stores in 49 states,...